Trivia Night - Club Night

Start Date: July 7, 2015

End Date: July 7, 2015

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Snowkiting 2015

Start Date: September 4, 2015

End Date: September 6, 2015

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IKO Assistant Instructor Training Course

Start Date: October 24, 2015

End Date: October 24, 2015

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IKO Instructor Training Course

Start Date: October 26, 2015

End Date: October 30, 2015

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#freerideproject - Aaron Hadlow, Competition Season Begins
Checkout the most successful kiteboarder of all time in action as he prepares for the 2015 competition season. Aaron Hadlow was super popular with the KR CLUB Crew during his time in St Kilda this past year, hope you enjoy #freerideproject as he h ...
10 days with Len10 - Episode 1
Ruben Lenten's mission: To pioneer the sport of extreme kiteboarding Check out how the craziest man on a kite spends his time. In episode 1 of 10 days with Len10 you'll get to meet Ruben like never before and find out what makes him tick. Hope ...
Urban Kitesurfing with Kevin Langeree
Pretty awesome to see Kevin Langeree from Naish Kiteboarding kiting in the middle of Amsterdam. Make sure you check out the hectic chop, currents, and boat traffic in the canal that Kevin negotiates will jumping some ferries and escaping without bein ...
KR CLUB Ride Day - Rye May 9th 2015
A strong northwesterly forecast saw us head down to Rye for our final ride day of the 2014/2015 season. The weather didnt disapoint, and we were welcomed with plenty of wind when we arrived at Rye. We had some new members to welcome to the crew, ...
2015 Kite & Board Packages - UP TO 30% OFF
30% OFF 2015 Naish Ride v3 + 2015 Naish Hero From $1839* 2015 Best Kahoona + 2015 Spin/Spark From $1899* 2014 Naish Park + 2015 Naish Motion From $2099* 25 % OFF 2015 Best TS + 2015 Best Armada From $2139* 2015 North Rebel + 2015 North X-ride ...
Kitesurf Wipeout Compilation... all in the name of getting barrelled!
Keen on hitting the waves? Try to do it better than this epic Kitesurf Wipeout Compilation... all in the name of getting barrelled! Enjoy If you're keen on hitting the waves and want to check out the latest kitesurf gear on the market, check i ...
KR CLUB May Social Night
Thankyou to everyone that made it along for another fantastic night of kiting (& other) stories, fun with new and old friends, and a beautiful warm and cosy atmosphere at Republica to relax in. A big shoutout to Danas, one of St Kilda's keenes ...
2016 Kite & SUP PRE-ORDERS are on!
Exciting News... It's that time again. All of the new season 2016 Kite & SUP Gear testing and pre-order period is upon us. Kite Republic are offering our awesome pre-order discounts and for everyone that registers their interest we will c ...

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~ INVERLOCH ISSUES ~Hi guys, hopefully this turns out to be ok but if you're planning any Inverloch Kiteboarding missions in the next little while make sure you're aware.We'll do our best to find out more as it's available! ... See MoreSee Less

BREAKING NEWS: Why are there millions of dead crabs and other sea creatures in Anderson Inlet at Inverloch? The EPA and Parks officers are looking into it and phew does it smell something shocking near Pensioners Point.

Rasmus SørensenNo good at all10 hours ago

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~ HELP A FELLOW KITER ~So upsetting to see a friend and fellow kiter having all their kit stolen from her van in St Kilda last night. Please keep an eye out for this stuff and let us know if you hear of anyone trying to sell it or see a similar kit around the beaches..."KITERS OF MELBOURNE - HELP!: Can you keep an eye out for anyone trying to sell my kite stuff, it all just got stolen from my van in St Kilda : (If you see any of these floating around for sale... - Nobile NHP kiteboard - Slingshot 9m 2013 RPM - White Madtrixx ladies harness - Cabrinha 6m Switchblade PLEASE can you punch them in the face? I'm not sure what then, contact me maybe, and I'll get the police. I'm so sad."Good luck Gemma, we'll let you know if we hear anything! ... See MoreSee Less

KITE REPUBLICThat's definitely 'man salmon' Gemma!2 days ago

Therese HallbergPut a picture up if you have one! Will definitely keep an eye open!2 days ago

Gemma RossThanks Chris... The RPM looks like this... It's a 9m kite in a red Slingshot kite bag. I'm scouring seabreeze, gumtree and ebay too. The kiting community is the best.2 days ago

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Dörte HornRepresenting hard ;) Come and visit everyone. There are more kite spots around than you think in this part of the world.4 days ago



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